Sandra L. (Piper) McKean, 66, died Monday, January 21, 2019, at Select Medical Hospital in Camp Hill. She was the wife of the late William L. McKean, Jr, her husband of 38 years, who died November 25, 2016. Sandra was born September 5, 1952, in Hagerstown, MD, the daughter of the late Leslie E. and
Larry J. Grim, 84, died Saturday, January 19, 2019, at his residence. He was the husband of Judith M. “Judy” (Spencer) Grim, his wife of 61 years. Larry was born October 2, 1934, in Abbottstown, the son of the late Claude and Annie (Hoke) Grim. Larry was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Dover.
Donald N. Pope, 92, died Monday, January 14, 2019, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Elda P. (Griffin) Pope, his wife of 70 years, who died December 4, 2015. Donald was born November 22, 1926, in Winchester, VA, the son of the late Harold S. and Ada D. (Newcome) Pope. Donald
Frederick E. Gallagher, 81, died Saturday, January 12, 2019, at Pleasant Acres Nursing Home. Frederick was born December 7, 1937, in Hanover, the son of the late Clarence J. and Elizabeth M. (Kopp) Gallagher. Frederick was a member of Sacred Heart Basilica in Edgegrove. Frederick is survived by six sisters, Mary L. Ensor of East
Mark L. Rickrode, Sr, 82, passed Thursday, January 10, 2019, at UPMC Pinnacle Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of the late Doris M. (Bentzel) Rickrode, his wife of 55 years, who passed November 5, 2011. Mark was born June 4, 1936, in Hanover, the son of the late Millard and Ruth (Dull) Rickrode. Mark
Delores J. (Jeffers) Mundorff, 84, died Monday, January 7, 2019, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Raymond B. Mundorff, who died February 21, 1996. Delores was born May 20, 1934, in Bloomington, IN, the daughter of the late William W. and Elsie (Stewart) Jeffers. Delores attended New Hope Faith Community Church
Beverly C. (Higgins) Hershey, 75, died Monday, January 7, 2019, at The Brethren Home Community. She was the wife of Philip A. “Andy” Hershey. Beverly was born June 5, 1943, in Cleveland, OH, the daughter of the late William G. and Mary H. (Riddleberger) Higgins, II. Beverly was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary
Celia Sepulveda, 90, died Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at her residence. Celia was born August 15, 1928, in Lajas, Puerto Rico, the daughter of the late Pablo and Encarnacion (Torres) Sepulveda. Celia was a member of Asamblea de Iglesia Pentecostal de Jesucristo. Celia is survived by two sons, Luis A. Soto and his wife Angie
Norman F. Sponseller, Sr, 82, died Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Idella L. (Forry) Sponseller, his wife of 62 years. Norman was born March 15, 1936, in Hanover, the son of the late Ernest L. and Margie (Stremmel) Sponseller. Norman retired in May
Paul J. Becker, 72, died Tuesday, December 25, 2018, at York Hospital. He was the husband of the late Kathryne C. (Millhimes) Becker, his wife of 21 years, who died November 29, 2016. Paul was born October 6, 1946, in New Oxford, the son of the late Charles H. and Helen I. (Hockensmith) Becker, Sr.
Sterling D. Sipling, 82, died Sunday, December 23, 2018, at Pleasant Acres Nursing Home in York. He was the husband of the late Grace E. (Moore) Sipling, who died December 16, 2001. Sterling was born August 4, 1936, in Hanover, the son of the late Paul and Katie (Gladfelter) Sipling. Sterling served in the U.S.
George C. King, 92, died Friday, December 21, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Gladys I. (Wildasin) King, who died October 29, 1987, and the companion of the late Sandra A. Slagle, who died January 30, 2018. George was born August 11, 1926, in Hunterstown, the son of the late
Elwood V. Pyles, 95, died Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at Transitions Healthcare. He was the husband of the late Relda E. (Miller) Pyles, who died December 5, 2017. Elwood was born November 24, 1923, in Romney, WV, the son of the late Raymond and Bertha Pyles. Elwood served in the U.S. Army, was an avid fisherman,
Michael E. Berkheimer, 46, died Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Colonial Manor in York. Michael was born February 19, 1972, in York, the son of Donna M. (Fahs) Berkheimer of Seven Valleys, and Earl M. Berkheimer of Thomasville. Michael was a member of Harvest Chapel in Abbottstown. In addition to his parents, Michael is survived
Woodrow W. “Woody” Martz, Jr, 71, died Wednesday, December 12, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of Jeanette L. (Raber) Martz, his wife of 46 years. Woody was born January 25, 1947, in New Oxford, the son of the late Woodrow W. and Irene M. (Sanders) Martz, Sr. Woody was a member of
Mildred L. “Millie” (Haar) Trimmer, 88, died Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at Columbia Cottage in Hanover. She was the wife of the late Charles L. “Goog” Trimmer, her husband of 63 years, who died November 27, 2013. Millie was born July 5, 1930, in Dillsburg, the daughter of the late John W. and Lottie M.
Gregory E. Smith, 59, died Saturday, December 8, 2018, at his residence. Greg was born February 2, 1959, in Mechanicsburg, the son of the late Francis E. and Kathleen (Bly) Smith. Greg was an avid fisherman and boater, and loved riding his Harley. Greg is survived by two daughters, Trisha K. Smith of Dover, and
Stanley Wannop, Jr, 66, of New Oxford, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of Elaine (Meiswinkel) Gerwig, his wife of 20 years. Stan was born May 15, 1952, in Norristown, the son of Mildred C. (Miller) Wannop, and the late Stanley Wannop. Stan was a member of Emory U.M.
Steven F. Aikens, 57, died Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of Jo Anne (Shriver) Aikens. Steve was born December 20, 1960, in Altoona, the son of Helen (Franks) Aikens of Duncansville, and the late Clarence Aikens. Steve was an Eagle Scout, a 1978 graduate of Hollidaysburg High School, served
Dorothy M. (Miller) Williams, 84, of York Springs, died Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Lloyd D. Williams, who died March 30, 1994. Dorothy was born August 26, 1934, in York Springs, the daughter of the late Merle E. and Irene (Miller) Miller. Dorothy was a member
Roger L. Keefer, 85, of New Oxford, died Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the Gardens at Gettysburg Nursing Home, Gettysburg. He was the husband of the late Doris Jean (Jacoby) Keefer, his wife of 53 years. Roger was born July 1, 1933 in Carroll Co., MD, the son of the late Archibald and Bertie Ellen
Ann (Ricker) Smithson, 79, formerly of Bethesda, MD, died Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Gettysburg Hospital. She was the wife of David J. Smithson, Jr. Ann was born July 13, 1939, in Washington, D.C., the daughter of the late Charles and Eva (Hobbs) Ricker. Ann was a long-time active member of Calvary Lutheran Church in
Gerald Fuson Combs, 98, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at The Brethren Home Community. He was the husband of the late Lily (Ijams) Combs, his wife of more than 60 years. Gerald was born February 23, 1920, in Olney, IL, the son of the late Lloyd R. and Ina R. (Fuson) Combs. Gerald received his
R. Joseph Lawrence, 94, died Monday, October 29, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of Dolores M. (Powell) Lawrence, his wife of 71 years. Joe was born February 19, 1924, in Edgegrove, the son of the late Marie Lawrence. Joe was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Hanover, and
Axton D. Willour, 27, died Friday, October 26, 2018, in Baltimore, MD. Axton was born January 13, 1991, in York, the son of Melinda M. (Boyer) West and her husband Johnny of East Berlin, and the late William C. Willour. In addition to his mother and step father, Axton is survived by his children, Taylor,
Ada L. (Bowman) Racey, 85, died Thursday, October 25, 2018, at The Brethren Home Community, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Larry R. Racey, Sr, her husband of 66 years. Ada was born March 8, 1933, in Williston, ND, the daughter of the late William E. and Cora E. (Rhodes) Bowman.
Michael M. Shemon, 96, died Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Carrie V. (Myers) Shemon, who died January 23, 1974. Michael was born October 17, 1922, in Keisterville, the son of the late John and Anna (Rester) Shemon. Michael was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church
Lawrence E. “Larry” Aumen, Sr, 85, of Abbottstown, died Monday, October 15, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Nancy J. (Myers) Aumen, his wife of 62 years. Larry was born August 6, 1933, in Hanover, the son of the late Bernard F. and Bertha M. (Smith) Aumen.
Audrey C. (Esselmeyer Youkers) Badger, 86, of York, PA, formerly of Portersville, PA, died Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at the Colonial Manor Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center in York. She was the wife of the late James Paul Youkers who died on September 21, 1971 and the late Robert J. Badger, who died December 14,